Initial Response

  • What is the scope of the incident and the response?
  • How will it affect service delivery?
  • Where are the impacted communities?
  • What population is impacted?
  • What is the anticipated medical surge?
  • Determine communication means
  • Evaluate healthcare organization, staff and supplies
  • Healthcare facility status
  • Consider healthcare facility incident command status
  • Determine health department status
  • Identify who need to know
  • Identify resources to be deployed
  • Consider healthcare facility decompression initiatives
When: Thursday, Jun 1, 2023, 12:30PM - 1:30PM


Join the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) for a webinar, Check Your Stigma at the Door, on Thursday, June 1st, 2023, at 1:30pm EST. During the webinar, Dr. Ina Park will explore and present on the exciting history and culture of HIV/STIs and how that history impacts our perception and attitudes towards HIV/STIs today. She will also discuss how stigma impacts HIV/STI prevention and care, impacted the Mpox outbreak response, and how de-stigmatization is important to reach vulnerable communities. Dr. Park has more than two decades of experience speaking on HIV/STI topics and is well versed in using storytelling and humor to bring these topics to life! It is the hope that participants will learn new and exciting ways to have similar conversations with colleagues and patients.